NANJING 2014: With less than one year to go to the Nanjing 2014 Youth Olympic Games (YOG), the International Olympic Committee (IOC) has announced that Olympic swimming champion Chad Le Clos will be an official YOG Ambassador.
SWIMMING: The President of the Australian Olympic Committee (AOC), John Coates, has warmly welcomed the appointment of John Bertrand as President of Swimming Australia Ltd.
SWIMMING: London Olympic superstar Alicia Coutts and British-born Australian Ellen Gandy have stolen the limelight at the Australian short course championships in Sydney over the weekend.
SWIMMING: The AOC has now received the report by Senior Counsel, Mr Bret Walker, into the conduct of the swimming section of the Australian Olympic Team at the London Games.
SWIMMING: Last year’s FINA World Cup champion Kenneth To has started his 2013 campaign in fine form picking up gold and an Australian record at the Eindhoven World Cup in the Netherlands overnight.
SWIMMING: The Australian Swim Team has wrapped up the 2013 FINA World Championships with three silver medals on the final night of competition, for a total of 13 medals overall including individual gold to Cate Campbell, James Magnussen and Christian Sprenger.
SWIMMING: Victorian Belinda Hocking has won Australia’s 10th medal in the pool at the 2013 FINA World Championships in a determined and ruthless swim to take silver in the women’s 200m backstroke.
SWIMMING: Dual Olympian Cate Campbell has won Australia’s third gold medal of the 2013 FINA World Championships
SWIMMING: Two years on from winning his maiden world championship title, James Magnussen has won the Australian Swim Team’s second gold medal of the 2013 FINA World Championships taking out the men’s 100m freestyle.
SWIMMING: Already a gold medallist and world champion at this meet, Christian Sprenger has won Australia’s sixth medal in Barcelona.